Walter von Boltenstern
|Walter von Boltenstern|
|Born||26 November 1889|
|Died||19 January 1952
Voikovo prison camp, Soviet Union
|Allegiance|| German Empire
|Commands held||29th Infantry Division
179th Reserve Panzer Division
|Battles/wars||World War II|
|Awards||Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross|
Walter von Boltenstern (26 November 1889 – 19 January 1952) was a German general in the Wehrmacht of Nazi Germany during World War II who commanded several divisions. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. Boltenstern was discharged from active service in 1945, later that year he was taken prisoner by the Soviet Red Army. He died in Soviet captivity at the Voikovo prison camp in 1952.
Awards and decorations
- Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross on 13 August 1941 as Generalmajor and commander of 29.Infanterie-Division 
- Fellgiebel 2000, p. 119.
- Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000) . Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939–1945 — Die Inhaber der höchsten Auszeichnung des Zweiten Weltkrieges aller Wehrmachtteile [The Bearers of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939–1945 — The Owners of the Highest Award of the Second World War of all Wehrmacht Branches] (in German). Friedberg, Germany: Podzun-Pallas. ISBN 978-3-7909-0284-6.
Generalmajor Willibald Freiherr von Langermann und Erlencamp
|Commander of 29. Infanterie-Division (mot.)
1 July 1940 – 20 September 1941
Generalmajor Max Fremerey